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Stamp of Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Levant 500
Stamp of Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Levant 500
Stamp of Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Levant 500
Stamp of Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Levant 500
Lot 10225
Russia » Ship Mail » Ship Mail in the Levant
Price realised
950 EUR
Estimate
750 EUR
Auction date
Sat 3 Dec 2016 at 10:00 (Europe/Zurich)
Description:
1877 ca. Envelope (flap missing) to Larnaca, Cyprus, franked Russian Levant 1872-90 10k and posted at sea, oval framed M.B. (Mobile Box) and ‘942’ obliterator applied at British Post Office, Larnaca on arrival. No previous record of Larnaca cancels on Russian mail. Cert. RPS. Addressed to Z.D.Pierides who was acting British Consular Official in Larnaca 1876-78. Part of correspondence from merchants Christmann & Fils C. Mavromatti at Mersina, Turkey.